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Symplectic joins CASRAI
07 September 2012
Symplectic is delighted to announce that it has become a member of the standards development organisation CASRAI. As an Implementer Associate, Symplectic will work with CASRAI and its partners in bringing the benefits of standardisation to the global research community.
"Research information management can often be a time consuming and arduous task for researchers," says Daniel Hook, CEO, Symplectic. "Symplectic has always believed that harmonising and standardising these tasks will increase the efficiency of research and benefit the wider community. We are excited to be a part of CASRAIs' growing organisation to bring the benefits of data standardisation to researchers around the globe."
"CASRAI is very pleased to have Symplectic join us," says David Baker, Executive Director of CASRAI. "Their innovative solutions and active involvement with other CASRAI partners such as VIVO and euroCRIS represent a very good fit. We look forward to collaborating with them to advance a common global language for the research enterprise."
Symplectic is a leading developer of integrated research information management systems founded in 2003. Our flagship product Elements, is used by thousands of researchers, research managers, repository managers and librarians across the globe. We believe that the best software is built in partnership with our clients and that is why their feedback is at the core of our development initiatives.
The Consortia Advancing Standards in Research Administration Information (CASRAI) is a non-profit standards development organization. We are an international community of leading research funders and institutions collaborating to ensure seamless interoperability of research information. We collectively develop and maintain a common data dictionary and advance best practices for data exchange and reuse between research teams, institutions, and funding agencies throughout the entire life-cycle of research activity.